Ballina Greens MP Tamara Smith says ending live animal exports could potentially be good for local farmers who are increasingly focusing on high-value-added boutique meats anyway.
Ashley Fruno, associate director of campaigns, PETA Australia. The announcement by Elders of an immediate shutdown of their long-haul live export business is one more nail in the coffin of an industry that has always been rotten to the core.... Read More →
Cherie Imlah, Bonalbo The federal government’s ESCAS regulations supposedly to protect export animals are not working and atrocities such as the recent Vietnam savage cruelty continue to happen, despite countless ‘investigations’. There are just too many overseas abattoirs which practise... Read More →
Lyn FitzGibbon, Bangalow I call your attention to the latest brutal outrages perpetrated on Australian animals and as well as those who seek to protect them. Last week we were appalled by images of Australian cattle being bludgeoned to death... Read More →